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Segar Bastard

Upton Park FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 4: A 5
0% successful


disciplined: none
minutes played:


Full name Segar Richard Bastard
Born 25 January 1854 in Bow, Middlesex [There is no registration].
notes: Bow was in the Middlesex Registration County up until 1889.

Census Notes

According to the 1861 census, Richard S. is the youngest of two children, to Richard and Josephine Laura, living at 4 Cambridge Villas in West Ham. His father is a solicitor.

According to the 1871 census, Segar Richd, a solicitor, is the only child living with his parents, and two servants, at Romford Road, West Ham.

According to the 1881 census, Segar R. is the nephew of another Segar Bastard and his wife, Mency, where he was residing in 1881 with his brothers and sister, at Maryland Barnfield, Exeter. Segar R. was an attorney at law.
According to an 1886 GWR shareholders, when Segar was attending the will of Miss Mary Bastard, his address was the same as above.

According to the 1891 census, Richard S. is married to Gertrude, with two daughters, Hilda and Florence. Still a solicitor, living at 198 Romford Road. With two servants.

According to the 1901 census, now married and still a solicitor. With two more daughters, Judith and Nancy, and two servants, living at The Grange Friars, Chigwell.

According to the 1911 census, Segar Richard is not on the census, but his wife and children are living at The Friars on Manor Road, Chigwell.

Married to Gertrude Littlewood Garrett [registered in West Ham, June 1884]

Children Notes

The Rev. Vincent Coke Boddington, Army Chaplain, married at St. Mary Abchurch, London, on Saturday, 6 November 1915, to Florence Garrett Bastard. He died, aged 30, at the Pinewood Sanatorium, Wokingham, from the results of active service, on Tuesday, 13 March, and was buried at St. Sebastian's, Crowthorne, Berkshire, 16 March 1917.
Died 20 March 1921, at Epsom Railway Station, Surrey, aged 67 years 54 days [registered in Epsom, June 1921] of a heart-attack. Living at The Friars in Chigwell. Left £11,000 to his widow, Gertrude.
Height/Weight not known


Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com (and Cris Freddi, who eventually found the pic. Well done!)

Club Career

Club(s) Upton Park FC 1873-1887. He also played for the Trojans FC and Leyton FC and also a guest for the Corinthians FC team; represented Essex FA;
Club honours London Senior Cup winners 1882-83, 1883-84;
Individual honours Refereed the 1878 FA Cup Final between Wanderers and Royal Engineers;
Distinctions Bastard assisted Essex CCC 1881-85;


Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 70th players (73) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-right
Only match No. 10, 13 March 1880, Scotland 5 England 4, a friendly match at Hampden Park, Hampden Terrace, Glasgow, aged 26 years 48 days;
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

A solicitor by profession, admitted in 1879. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.28.


Segar Bastard - Career Statistics
Squads Appearances Minutes Goals Goals Ave. min Captains Discipline
1 1 90 0 0 min none none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.


Segar Bastard - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - Friendly 1 0 0 1 4 5 -1 0 0 4.00 5.00 00.0 -1
All 1 0 0 1 4 5 -1 0 0 4.00 5.00 00.0 -1


Segar Bastard - Match History
 Club: Upton Park F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - 1 full capx

Age 25
- 8 18 January 1879 - England 2 Wales 1, The Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington Fr HW Referee
Age 26
1 10 13 March 1880 - Scotland 5 England 4, Hampden Park, Glasgow Fr AL Start or
- 11 15 March 1880 - Wales 2 England 3, The Racecourse, Wrexham Fr AW Umpire
Age 27
- 12 26 February 1881 - England 0 Wales 1, East Lancashire Cricket Club,  Blackburn Fr HL Referee
Age 28
- 15 11 March 1882 - Scotland 5 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow Fr AL Umpire
- 16 13 March 1882 - Wales 5 England 3, The Racecourse, Wrexham Fr AL Umpire